China Medical Nutrition Market Analysis


  • Type: Therapeutics Area
  • Published : April 2021
  • Region: Asia
  • Country: China
  • Report ID : 1521

  • Format: PPT, PDF

China Medical Nutrition Market Analysis: Segmented by Ways of Administration (Parenteral Nutrition, Enteral Nutrition, and Oral) and by End User (Infants, Adults, and Geriatrics) – Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2019 – 2028)


Report Overview

China Medical Nutrition’s market size stood at around USD XX billion in 2019 and is projected to reach USD XX billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of around XX% during the forecast period.

China is the second-largest in the Asia-Pacific medical nutrition market and the most lucrative in the region. The increasing economy is partly responsible for growing medical nutrition coupled with excellent infrastructure and R&D facilities. China’s medical nutrition market is still in a very nascent stage and is rapidly growing. The vast complexity of consumers from different tier cities makes the market complex, yet one of the most attractive and profitable markets in the world.

Market Drivers

The increasing aging population and disease diagnosis along with the increasing prevalence of metabolic disorders are the major market driver for medical nutrition in China. Increasing cases of malnutrition due to the rapid spread of chronic diseases are expected to drive the medical nutrition market. With growing economic progress and stressful lives in top-tier cities, changing lifestyles such as habitual smoking, alcohol, extended work hours, and reliance on fast food has resulted in the lack of adequate nutrients that is also one of the reasons contributing to the growth of medical nutrition industry market. Young Chinese millennials and Gen Z have been driving the growth of the medical nutrition market in China. The high birth rate and a high number of premature birth are influencing the medical nutrition uptake.



1. China Medical Nutrition Market Overview……………………………
A. Market Size
2. Market Driving ………………………………….………………………….
A. Increasing geriatric population and prevalence of the metabolic disorder
B. Increased spread of chronic diseases and changing lifestyle
3. Major Medical Nutrition Application Areas ………………………………………
A. Paediatric Malnutrition
B. Diabetes
C. Obesity
D. Renal Failure
E. Sarcopenia
F. Cancer
4. Medical Nutrition Market Segmentation…………………………………
A. By Ways of Administration
a. Parenteral Nutrition
b. Enteral Nutrition
c. Oral
B. By End User
a. Infants
b. Adults
c. Geriatrics
5. Medical Nutrition Major Products Market Share………………………………
A. Market Analysis, Insights and Forecast – By Revenue
6. Competitive Landscape…………………………………………………………………
A. Major Players
B. Products in Pipeline
7. Key Company Profiles…………………………………………………………………..
A. General Mills Inc. Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Kellogg’s Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Nestle Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
8. Healthcare Policies and Regulatory Landscape…………………………………
A. Policy changes and Reimbursement scenario
9. Factors Driving Future Growth………………………………………………………
A. New Trends and Development of Medical Nutrition Market
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Ways of Administration:

Based on ways of administration this market is segmented into Parenteral Nutrition, Enteral Nutrition, and Oral. Oral medical nutrition accounts for the largest share, in terms of value, in this segment. This is mainly because of the additional cost of processing the product/nutrient involved in enteral/parenteral routes. Until other routes of administration are deemed necessary, physicians mostly prefer the oral route, as it involves lesser complexities and costs, compared to the other two routes of administration.

By End-User:

Based on the end-user, the market is segmented into Infants, Adults, and Geriatrics. The number of elderly populations is expected to increase in the near future who are more prone to metabolic, neurological, and other disorders which will boost the market over the forecast period.

Major Players

Key market players in this segment are General Mills Inc., Kellogg’s, Nestle Nutrition, Abbott Laboratories Inc., Gentiva health services Inc., Mead Johnson & Company, Kendall, Ajinomoto Co. Inc., Hero Nutritional Inc., Baxter International Inc., etc.

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